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KK Pronunciation

〔 tɒk 〕


〔 tɒːk 〕

Overview of noun talk

The noun talk has 5 senses

  • talk, talking -- (an exchange of ideas via conversation; "let's have more work and less talk around here")

  • talk -- (discussion; (`talk about' is a less formal alternative for `discussion of'); "his poetry contains much talk about love and anger")

  • talk -- (the act of giving a talk to an audience; "I attended an interesting talk on local history")

  • lecture, public lecture, talk -- (a speech that is open to the public; "he attended a lecture on telecommunications")

  • talk, talk of the town -- (idle gossip or rumor; "there has been talk about you lately")

Overview of verb talk

The verb talk has 6 senses

  • talk, speak -- (exchange thoughts; talk with; "We often talk business"; "Actions talk louder than words")

  • talk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbalise -- (express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize")

  • speak, talk -- (use language; "the baby talks already"; "the prisoner won't speak"; "they speak a strange dialect")

  • spill, talk -- (reveal information; "If you don't oblige me, I'll talk!"; "The former employee spilled all the details")

  • spill the beans, let the cat out of the bag, talk, tattle, blab, peach, babble, sing, babble out, blab out -- (divulge confidential information or secrets; "Be careful--his secretary talks")

  • lecture, talk -- (deliver a lecture or talk; "She will talk at Rutgers next week"; "Did you ever lecture at Harvard?")